The country’s leading dementia researchers, consumers and key advocacy groups applaud the Government’s vision to invest $200 million to accelerate research into dementia over the next five years.
Professor Cyndi Shannon Weickert will be speaking at the annual TEDx Sydney event being held at the Opera House on Saturday 26 April.
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Researchers from NeuRA have launched a clinical study that they hope will help to enhance cognition in people with Down syndrome (DS).
A new report focusing on hip fracture care in NSW reveals a marked variation in patient mortality between public hospitals across NSW.
On National Kidsafe Day, parents and carers of children are being urged to consider whether they are buckling up properly before hitting the road.
Researchers at Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) have revealed a new class of illusions with the realisation that humans may be more attuned to their own bodies than previously thought.
During the month of October book clubs across Australia are invited to read a book for brainpower.
August 22 2013
More of our children being kept safe in cars
Brain research in Australia has received a significant boost with the opening of a new $54 million research facility in Sydney.
A study by researchers at Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) is the first to demonstrate that patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) lose the emotional content/colour of their memories.
The rate of dementia in Aboriginal Australians is three times that of Australia’s non-Indigenous population, a three year study into how Aboriginal Australians age has found.
Carers and family are invited to the Frontotemporal Dementia Information & Support Day for Carers.
World Parkinson’s Day, on April 11, is used to promote awareness of Parkinson’s disease.
Older people who fall at home, call an ambulance but who are not transported to hospital are a key group at high risk of future falls and associated injuries.
Paul Brown is about to leave on an epic, 19,000 km motorcycle ride – first around Australia and then across the globe to England - to honour his late mother and raise money for Neuroscience Research A
If you recently upgraded to the Nintendo Wii U, why not donate your old Wii to stroke survivors that need the machines for rehabilitation but can’t afford them?
NeuRA has secured significant funding to expand research into motor impairment, a problem that arises from many diseases and aging, and a growing public health challenge.
Anyone who has experienced vertigo will know that it can be an extremely unpleasant experience.